I’m not okay – A personal update

Social media is a platform where anyone can express themselves in any way they want. You can portray a perfect life with perfect pictures without anyone knowing how you are feeling in real life. I have been painting such a picture, posting my blog articles and pictures on social media regularly while in real life, I have been struggling with a burnout and a starting depression for months. It all started exactly one year ago, when the love of my life Elliot passed away suddenly. I haven’t recovered ever since and gotten worse emotionally over time. I have been very…

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Happy 2018! Reflecting back on 2017 Goals + New Goals

Happy New Year everyone! I needed a few days to rest up after all the festivities but I’m back and will hopefully be posting articles regularly like you’re used to! For today, I want to reflect back on my 2017 Goals, which you can read back here. I also have a handful of new goals that I want to share for 2018.

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Blog update: Introducing Shade Reviews

Hey everyone! I wanted to give you an update for something new that I was thinking about to introduce to TheBeautynerd.nl. I lately have been posting three articles per week instead of the usual two because I just have so many things that I want to show you. However, it takes a huge toll on the time that I need to invest. The problem is that I don’t have any time left and I notice that my stress level has been up because of that. Therefore, I was thinking to create some shorter articles, “Shade Reviews” being one of them.…

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NYX Professional Makeup FACE Awards 2017 – Second Challenge: Phobias

Hey everyone! As some of you probably have seen already on my social media pages, I’ve reached the Top 10 of the NYX Professional Make-Up NL Face Awards 2017! The next challenge is themed Phobias, so I’ve created this Melissophobia look, aka Fear of Bees look. I need your help to be able to reach the Top 5 by voting for my look! I will explain how it works down below.

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NYX Professional Makeup FACE Awards 2017 – First Challenge: Color Explosion

Hey Everyone! Voting has started for the first round of the NYX Face Awards NL. You can support me by voting here: http://faceawards.nyxcosmetics.nl/nl/deelnemers You can vote once a day. Would love to reach the Top 10 but all the contestants are so good so help is much appreciated. Unfortunately, I didn’t have time to upload a detailed article with more pictures, but I’m hoping that I can update this post further later tonight or tomorrow!

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